Absinthe Blog

A few years ago we ran an external blog under the domain www.absinthe-blog.de. We have integrated this into our shop for the sake of simplicity.
Absinthe has been permitted again in the EU since the end of the 80s and in Switzerland since 2005. Many myths are entwined around the "Green Fairy" and some information is based on dubious half-knowledge rather than real competence. With a kind of "knowledge base" we would like to contribute to putting absinthe in the right light.
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Ein festliches Getränkeabenteuer zu Weihnachten!

Bist du bereit für ein festliches Getränkeabenteuer zu Weihnachten? Entdecke die reiche Geschichte und Tradition von Gin und Absinthe.

What actually is gin?

Gin is one of the basic spirits of every bar and is often ordered and drunk in cocktails or as a long drink. But what actually is gin, where does it come from and how is juniper schnapps made?